Last Updated: March 24, 2020 - 1:40pm
HARRISBURG — The most recent numbers from the Department of Health show an increase in confirmed cases of the new coronavirus in Luzerne County, as well as new cases in Montour County.... READ MORE »
Last Updated: March 23, 2020 - 3:07pm
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Gov. Tom Wolf on Monday ordered residents of Pennsylvania's hardest-hit areas to stay home for at least two weeks to help combat the spread of the new coronavirus... READ MORE »
Last Updated: March 22, 2020 - 12:36pm
HARRISBURG — Columbia County now has one confirmed case of the new coronavirus strain, while Montour County remains at one case as well.
Luzerne jumped from six to seven cases... READ MORE »
Last Updated: March 21, 2020 - 12:36pm
DANVILLE — The state says that Montour County has a patient with the new coronavirus.
In numbers released at noon Saturday, Montour County had one of the 371 positive test results... READ MORE »
Last Updated: March 19, 2020 - 5:55pm
Last Updated: March 18, 2020 - 7:37pm
Courts at all levels are closing statewide starting Friday, except for a few urgent functions, as state Supreme Court declared a judicial emergency Wednesday night.
The closure... READ MORE »
Last Updated: March 18, 2020 - 6:01pm
DANVILLE — The three patients “presumed positive” for the coronavirus that Geisinger health systems says it has treated were outside the area, according to the latest numbers the state... READ MORE »
Last Updated: March 17, 2020 - 8:11pm
Geisinger confirmed Tuesday that its hospitals have had three patients with presumed positive results for the virus that causes COVID-19 , but details were scarce.
In a press... READ MORE »
Last Updated: March 17, 2020 - 4:58pm
DANVILLE — Geisinger emergency doctor Doug Kupas predicts it’s only a matter of time until Columbia and Montour counties confirm their first cases of coronavirus.
“We should all... READ MORE »
Last Updated: March 16, 2020 - 2:46pm
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Gov. Tom Wolf extended a shutdown order to the entire state of Pennsylvania in an effort to halt the spread of the coronavirus, he said Monday.
Wolf had... READ MORE »
Last Updated: March 13, 2020 - 3:23pm
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Gov. Tom Wolf is ordering the closure of all schools in Pennsylvania for two weeks, as the state takes sweeping measures aimed at slowing the spread of the new... READ MORE »
Last Updated: March 12, 2020 - 4:51pm
DANVILLE — A pipe bomb scare shut down busy Railroad Street near Dunkin Donuts for more than two hours Thursday after a small white plastic container was seen lying in a grassy lot... READ MORE »
Last Updated: March 11, 2020 - 10:19pm
FISHING CREEK TWP. — A 61-year-old man badly injured his arms while while working on his farm Wednesday afternoon.
Randy Hack, 412 Paper Dale Road, Stillwater, was grinding corn... READ MORE »
Last Updated: March 9, 2020 - 4:57pm
BLOOMSBURG — A sickly murder suspect awaiting trial on charges he shot his wife to death in their rural Benton home died Sunday night at Geisinger Medical Center, his lawyer and prison... READ MORE »